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Emptying catalina.out ?

James Hodgkiss
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Joined: Jan 22, 2004
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My catalina.out file has grown to an enormous size. What is the best way to empty it?... If I delete and replace it with an empty catalina.out file, will I need to restart Tomcat?

Radhika Reddy
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Joined: Oct 31, 2002
Posts: 30
Inorder to delete it or rename and save it.. first you have to stop server. Then u can delete it or rename it and save(if you want to go through that logs again). When you restart server you will have new catalina.out.

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